ODIN Intelligence Inc. is a data analysis company that implements specialized software for law enforcement agencies. The company helps with surveillance, and tracking and gives law enforcement agencies the tools they need to investigate open cases.
According to expert analysis and reports, a program known as SweepWizard used by local law enforcement agencies had a security vulnerability that was exploited by hackers. The breach allowed individuals to extract secure information from the system.
On January 10, an individual claimed to have noticed a security vulnerability in SweepWizard, and on January 14, 2023, another group claimed to have acquired 16 gigabytes of private data from the program.
This ODIN Intelligence data breach may impact individuals whose data was gathered and used with a program called SweepWizard in coordination with law enforcement operations. If you receive a notice from the organization, it's possible your information was accessed and utilized in a harmful way.
It's possible that as many as 16 GB of data files were accessed in the ODIN attack. That could include thousands of different files and impact a large number of people. There isn't a specific file count for the attacks, but you should be aware that your information may have been accessed. The company reports that it has since patched up its security issues, but your information may have already been compromised, so watch your credit and financial accounts if you believe you were put at risk.